Canaan NY Homes Real Estate Land For Sale Barns & Farms Realty, LLC
Shaker Ridge Drive, Canaan, NY 12029
Canaan NY Homes Real Estate Office of Barns & Farms Realty, LLC, Shaker Ridge Drive, Canaan, NY 12029
Canaan NY homes real estate land includes homes, land, commercial real estate. Queechy Lake, Shaker Ridge, East Chatham and Red Rock are located in Canaan which borders with Richmond, Massachusetts. All the residents of Canaan have access to Queechy Lake. Canaan is 40 minutes from downtown Albany and 15 minutes from Pittsfield Massachusetts. It is bordered by Austerlitz to the south, New Lebanon to the north, Massachusetts to the east, and Chatham to the west. Its population of less than 1,800 in an area of 36.7 square miles.
The general character of the town may be called mountainous. The Taghkanic range traverses its eastern border, while transverse spurs therefrom extend well across the town towards the west. Its valleys are narrow but fertile. Geologically the town offers a great variety of formations; some excellent slate exists that is commercially valuable, while magnesian limestone abounds. Several mineral ores abound, but not in sufficient quantities to make their extraction profitable. There are no large streams in the town, the outlet of Oueechy Lake, Flat Brook and a branch of the Kline Kill forming the list worthy of mention. Queechy Lake is a small body of pure water in the northwestern part of the town. Interstate 90 passes through the town, connecting the Massachusetts Turnpike to the east with the New York State Thruway to the west. I-90 has one interchange in the town, with New York State Route 22. The Taconic Mountains rise in the northeast corner of the town.
Canaan NY Homes Real Estate & That of Neighboring Towns is the Focus of Our Canaan NY Office
Enjoy a great vacation spot, close to Tanglewood, Jiminy Peak, Queechy Lake, and Albany. Canaan is an idyllic location between multiple vacation areas, great for a family or second home. While providing seclusion and serene mountain views Canaan NY homes are still reasonably close to several commerce centers. Explore our Canaan listings with our principal broker who lives on Shaker Ridge Drive. From his Home office in Canaan NY David Birch has all your needs related to Canaan NY Homes covered. With his vast knowledge gained from working in this area’s real estate market for over 20 years you can be sure you’re getting the best!